Country Artists From Texas

Sunny Sweeney was born in Longview, Texas.  Her single "From a Table Away," which was released on June 28, 2010, was her first single to chart on the U.S. Billboard Hot Country Songs chart.
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Sunny Sweeney Sunny Sweeney was born in Longview, Texas. Her single "From a Table Away," which was released on June 28, 2010, was her first single to chart on the U.S. Billboard Hot Country Songs chart. (credit: Rick Diamond/Getty Images)
Jack Ingram was born in The Woodlands,Texas.
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Jack Ingram Jack Ingram was born in The Woodlands,Texas. (credit: Rick Diamond/Getty Images for ACM)
George Harvey Strait was born in Poteet, Texas, 
just south of San Antonio.
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George Strait George Harvey Strait was born in Poteet, Texas, just south of San Antonio. (credit: Bryan Bedder/Getty Images)
Miranda Lambert was born in Longview, Texas 
and raised in Lindale, Texas. She gained fame as 
a finalist on the 2003 season of Nashville 
Star.
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Miranda Lambert Miranda Lambert was born in Longview, Texas and raised in Lindale, Texas. She gained fame as a finalist on the 2003 season of Nashville Star. (credit: Jason Merritt/Getty Images)
Patrick Craven "Pat" Green was born  in San Antonio, Texas.
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Pat Green Patrick Craven "Pat" Green was born in San Antonio, Texas. (credit: Scott Gries/Getty Images)
Chris Cagle was born in DeRidder, Louisiana. By the time he was 4 years old, his family moved to Sugar Land, Texas, just outside of Houston, Texas
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Chris Cagle Chris Cagle was born in DeRidder, Louisiana. By the time he was 4 years old, his family moved to Sugar Land, Texas, just outside of Houston, Texas (credit: Frank Micelotta/Getty Images).
Neal McCoy was born in Jacksonville, Texas. He is a country singer of Irish and Filipino descent.
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Lyle Lovett Neal McCoy was born in Jacksonville, Texas. He is a country singer of Irish and Filipino descent. (credit: Rick Diamond/Getty Images For Country Thunder)
Guy Clark  was born in Monahans, Texas. He has released more than 20 albums throughout his career. 
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Guy Clark Guy Clark was born in Monahans, Texas. He has released more than 20 albums throughout his career. (credit: Rick Diamond/Getty Images)
Hayes Carll is a Texas Country singer-songwriter from The Woodlands, Texas.
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Hayes Carll Hayes Carll is a Texas Country singer-songwriter from The Woodlands, Texas. (credit: Michael Buckner/Getty Images)
Dale Watson grew up outside of Pasadena, 
Texas as one of four boys.
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Dale Watson Dale Watson grew up outside of Pasadena, Texas as one of four boys. (credit: Frazer Harrison/Getty Images)
Neal McCoy was born in Jacksonville, Texas. He is a country singer of Irish and Filipino descent.
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Neal McCoy Neal McCoy was born in Jacksonville, Texas. He is a country singer of Irish and Filipino descent. (credit: Rick Diamond/Getty Images For Country Thunder)
Charlie Robison was born in Houston Texas.
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Charlie Robison Charlie Robison was born in Houston Texas. (credit: Country Music Association via Getty Images)
Tift Merritt was born in Houston but her family moved to Raleigh, North Carolina soon after.
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Tift Merritt Tift Merritt was born in Houston but her family moved to Raleigh, North Carolina soon after. (credit: Sasha Haagensen/Getty Images for DirecTV)
Stoney LaRue is a Texas Country/Red Dirt artist born in Taft, Texas.
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Stoney LaRue Stoney LaRue is a Texas Country/Red Dirt artist born in Taft, Texas. (credit: Rick Diamond/Getty Images)
Robert Earl Keen is from the southern state of Texas.
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Robert Earl Keen Robert Earl Keen is from the southern state of Texas. (credit: by Frazer Harrison/Getty Images)
Mark Nelson Chesnutt was born in Beaumont, Texas.
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Mark Chesnutt Mark Nelson Chesnutt was born in Beaumont, Texas. (credit: Rick Diamond/Getty Images
Kevin Fowler was born  in Amarillo, Texas
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Kevin Fowler Kevin Fowler was born in Amarillo, Texas (credit: Rick Diamond/Getty Images)
Willie Nelson was born in Abbott, Texas.
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Willie Nelson Willie Nelson was born in Abbott, Texas. (credit: Rick Diamond/Getty Images for CMT)
Tanya Tucker was born in Seminole, Texas
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Tanya Tucker Tanya Tucker was born in Seminole, Texas (credit: Michael Loccisano/Getty Images)
Wade Bowen is a Texas Country/Red Dirt singer 
from Waco, Texas.
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Wade Bowen Wade Bowen is a Texas Country/Red Dirt singer from Waco, Texas. (credit: Rick Diamond/Getty Images)
Emily Robison of the Dixie Chicks was born and raised in Dallas, Texas.
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Emily Robison Emily Robison of the Dixie Chicks was born and raised in Dallas, Texas. (credit: GABRIEL BOUYS/AFP/Getty Images)
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